Meeting Agenda

Lancaster City Merchant Committee Meeting

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

The Ware Center│The Atrium

  1. Introductions/Announcements – Marshall Snively, President of Lancaster City Alliance
  2. Member Spotlight: National Black Business Owners Month Spotlight on RichStitch Embroidery presented by Marcus Richardson and Jasmine Luciano
  3. Special Presentation: Meet the Chief – Lancaster City Police Chief Richard Mendez will share his vision for the future of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police. Mayor Danene Sorace will be present to join in the conversation. A Q&A period will be available for the attendees.
  4. Member Intra Marketing Committee Report
  5. Open Discussion

Our next Merchant Meeting will be Wednesday, September 20, 2023.

Please let us know the Anniversary of your business by completing the following short survey.

Add value to your business with Downtown Dollars Gift Certificates! Merchants interested in participating in the program should contact the Lancaster City Alliance via email at or by calling 717.394.0783


As a non-profit organization, the Lancaster City Alliance relies on the commitment of our generous corporate sponsors. Our 17 Visionary Sponsors demonstrate their commitment to the City’s collective good through their contribution to the Lancaster City Alliance. Thank you to AP Murray, Baker Tilly, Barley Snyder, Benchmark Construction, City of Lancaster, Discover Lancaster, Ecklin Development, Irex Contracting Group, Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority, Orrstown Bank, PNC Financial Services, PPL Electric Utilities, The M&T Charitable Foundation, UGI Utilities, Inc., Warehouse DistrictWillow Valley Communities, and Woodstream.